Monthly Archives: December 2013

A Christmas Carol

Charles Dickens isn’t exactly an author who fills my bookshelfs. He didn’t walk to the North Pole, go toe to toe with japanese heavy cruisers, or sneak around the desert with a rifle. However he captured part of the feeling … Continue reading

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Same ole’ routine

It’s been an interesting hitch so far here on the bayou. After a crew change that was about six hours late we got onboard only to immediately start the process of going off charter from our client. It involved some … Continue reading

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More business on the bayou

Word in the street is that Otto Candies has sold both the Celia Candies and Emily Candies to Odyssea Marine. If so that’s a serious upgrade equipment wise over most of Odyssea’s smaller fleet. It seems everyone is making moves … Continue reading

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Life is harder when you’re dumb

Well three weeks of newly engaged bliss led to hard good bye this morning for both of us. By far the worst part of the job is the good byes. I did however get three weeks to study for my … Continue reading

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Busy Busy Busy

I ended up getting off the boat a week early this time and I needed every second at home! Aside from just settling into the new place a couple other bigger things happened in my life aquatic. First and foremost … Continue reading

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Another reason why I love my job

Shell recently floated out their Prelude Floating LNG facility, the largest floating object on earth. The coolest thing is, they are already planning a larger version. Here is a great time lapse video from Gcaptain showing the float out from … Continue reading

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Photo of the week 12-3-13

A nice afternoon by the waterfront, available now on http://www.newenglandwatermanphoto.smugmug.com

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